PROGRAMME

 

Day 1 Wednesday, 22nd October 2014

Time [start]

Duration [min]

Title

Speaker

9:30

60

Registration for the Conference & welcome coffee

10:30

35

OPENING OF THE CONFERENCE

10:30

15

Welcome speech from the President of CSO

Janusz Witkowski President of the Central Statistical Office of Poland (CSO)

10:45

10

President of EFGS about "EFGS project"

Vilni Verner Holst Bloch President of EFGS Statistics Norway

10:55

10

Speech from the representative of Eurostat

Ekkehard Petri
European Commission Eurostat

11:05

25

Coffee break

11:30

110

SESSION 1: KEYNOTE

11:30

20

Introduction by Chair

Presentation part 1   /   Presentation part 2

Janusz Dygaszewicz Director of Department CSO Poland

11:50

20

The EFGS and the integration of Geography and Statistics

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Lars Backer
Executive Director   EFGS

12:10

20

Census, geography, statistics, big data, adaptive design, mobile

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Timothy Trainor
Chief of Geography Division
US Census Bureau

12:30

20

Core georeferenced datasets as aggregating factor in public administration

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Jacek Jarząbek
Deputy Surveyor General of Poland

12:50

20

Together now for a better future? No, together is better for a future now

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Dave Lovell
Secretary General and Executive Director EuroGeographics

13:10

10

Organizational issues

Amelia Wardzińska-Sharif, GIS Expert in CSO Poland

13:20

60

Lunch for all participants

14:20

125

SESSION 2: INTRODUCTION SECTION

Potential for cooperation between NSI and NMA in the field of geostatistics

14:20

10

Introduction by Chair

Marja Tammilehto-Luode Chief Adviser       
Statistics Finland

14:30

20

A methodological approach from address to grid statistics: sharing geodata with a mixed, parametric and hierarchical tools

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Ignacio Duque
National Statistical Institute, Spain

14:50

20

The role of the national address database in adding value to Irish statistics

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Dermot Corcoran
Central Statistics Office, Ireland

15:10

20

Spatial Statistics on the Web - enabling Spatial Analysis in a Web Browser

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Marja Tammilehto-Luode Statistics Finland, Finland and Timo Aarnio
and Jari Reini National Land Survey of Finland

15:30

30

Coffee break

16:00

20

The role of national atlas at the intersection between SDI, statistical data infrastructures and their portals

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Alfredo Del Campo National Geographic Institute

16:20

20

Land Cover and Census integration geographic datasets to realize a statistics synthetic maps

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Stefano Mugnoli and Rafaella Chioccinni
ISTAT

16:40

15

Summing up by Chair

Marja Tammilehto-Luode Chief Adviser       
Statistics Finland

16:55

END OF DAY 1

 


Day 2 Thursday, 23rd October 2014

Time [start]

Duration [min]

Title

Speaker

9:30

60

SESSION 3: THE EFGS GENERAL ASSEMBLY

9:30

10

Introduction by Chair

Vilni Verner Holst Bloch President of EFGS Statistics Norway

9:40

40

Discussion EFGS

Presentation

All participants

10:20

10

Summing up and closing down of session by Chair

Vilni Verner Holst Bloch President of EFGS Statistics Norway

10:30

30

Coffee break

11:00

200

SESSION 4: MAINSTREAM SECTION

Best practices in the field of geostatistics

11:00

10

Introduction by Chair

Marie Haldorson
Director, Regions and Environment Department Statistics Sweden

11:10

20

The complexities of publishing gridded Census data in the United Kingdom

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Ian Coady
Geography policy and Research Manager   Office for National Statistics UK

11:30

20

Lessons Learned from the Production of Gridded Population of the World Version 4

Abstract       /    Paper    /      Presentation      /     Poster

Kytt MacManus Ciesin, Earth Institute, Columbia University/School of International and Public Affairs Columbia University

11:50

20

Integration of statistical and geospatial information – An overview of European and global initiatives

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Ekkehard Petri
European Commission Eurostat

12:10

60

Lunch for all participants

13:10

20

Enhancing indicators on urban public transport in combination with geostatistics

Abstract       /   Paper 1    /    Paper 2   /      Presentation

Hugo Poelman
European Commission, Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy, REGIO-GIS

13:30

20

Who owns Biodiversity? - Land accounts for Biodiversity Using Geospatial Information

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Jerker Moström,
Regions and Environment Department Statistics Sweden

13:50

20

Dissemination of sensitive variables in a 200m x 200m national grid datasets

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Vincent Loonis
Spatial methods division, INSEE

14:10

30

Coffee break

14:40

20

Request for free access to grid data – including user cases in Denmark

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Eric Sommer
Adviser Customer Centre, Statistics Denmark

15:00

20

Comparing bottom-up and top-down population density grids: The Spanish Census 2011

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation part 1 / Presentation part 2

Francisco J. Goerlich University of Valencia & Ivie, Spain

15:20

20

Travel Behaviour in Pristina City

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Naim Kelmendi 
Ministry of Infrastructure Kosovo, Burim Limolli and Idriz Shala Kosovo Agency of Statistics, Kosovo

15:40

10

Summing up and closing down of session by Chair

Marie Haldorson
Director, Regions and Environment Department Statistics Sweden

15:50

4 h

SOCIAL EVENT for all participants

21:00

END OF DAY 2

 

 

Day 3 Friday, 24th October 2014

Time [start]

Duration [min]

Title

Speaker

9:00

160

SESSION 5: CHALLENGE SECTION

Searching for new ideas in the integration of geography and statistics

9:00

10

Introduction by Chair

Igor Kuzma
Senior Counsellor Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia

9:10

20

Framework for integration of geography and statistics – new possibilities with old data in Norway

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Vilni Verner Holst Bloch President of EFGS Statistics Norway

9:30

20

GHSL application in Europe: Towards new population grids

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Matina Halkia
European Commission, JRC, Global security and Crisis Management

9:50

20

Harmonizing population grid data into the INSPIRE data model

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Pieter Bresters
Statistics Netherlands

10:10

20

Commuting time for every employed: combining traffic sensors and many other data sources for population statistics

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Pasi Piela
Statistics Finland

10:30

30

Coffee break

11:00

20

Population disaggregation using Copernicus Land Monitoring Services and OpenStreetMap

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation   /      Poster

Konštantín Rosina
Slovak Academy of Sciences, Institute of Geography

11:20

20

STAGE – web GIS application for visualisation and dissemination of geospatial statistical data

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Igor Kuzma
Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia,

11:40

20

A Spatial Integration of Statistical Data and Census Data for Global Studies

Abstract       /    Paper    /        Presentation

Shuming Bao
China Data Center, University of Michigan, USA

12:00

10

Summing up and closing down of session by Chair

Igor Kuzma
Senior Counsellor Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia

12:10

50

SESSION 6: PANEL DISCUSSION

12:10

10

Introduction by Chair

Lars Backer
EFGS Executive Director

12:20

30

Discussions

All participants

12:50

10

Summing up and closing down of session by Chair

Lars Backer
EFGS Executive Director

13:00

20

SESSION 7: SUMMING UP AND CLOSING

13:00

10

Announce of the next conference of EFGS

Presentation available at EFGS website

Representative from Austria

13:10

10

Summing-up and closing by Chair

Lars Backer
EFGS Executive Director

13:20

60

Lunch for all participants

14:20

END OF DAY 3

 

 

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